“Setup Cannot Upgrade Some Settings” Error Message When You Reinstall Windows XP

When you try to reinstall Windows XP, Windows Setup may repeatedly start and stop, and then you receive an error message similar to the following:

Setup cannot upgrade some settings. After setup completes, you may need to reinstall one or more programs.

Also, the Setup error list may contain the following error messages:
IE Migration: No Rating Migration
Private.inf does not exist.
MigMainInit:MemDbload would not load C:\Windows\setup\ntsetup.dat (ERROR=3)
W95UpgNt_Migrate: MigMain_Init failed (ERROR=3)
As a result, you cannot log on to Windows or complete Windows XP Setup.

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